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Werner Allenbach, Bern, until 1963.
Galerie Beyeler, Basel, by whom acquired in 1963.
Galerie Beyeler, Basel, by whom re-acquired in 1989.
Jonathan Leaver, New York and London, by whom acquired in 1989 until 1994.
The Mayor Gallery, London.
Acquired from the above by the late owner, circa 1985.
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION
W. Kersten & O. Okuda, Paul Klee: Im Zeichen der Teilung, exh. cat., Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf, 1995 (illustrated p. 332).
J. Anger, Modernism and the Gendering of Paul Klee, Providence, 1997, p. 89.
The Paul Klee Foundation (ed.), Paul Klee, catalogue raisonné, vol. 2, 1913-1918, Bern, 2000, no. 1693 (illustrated p. 372).
Stuttgart, Württembergischer Kunstverein, May 1917.
Munich, Galerie Neue Kunst Hans Goltz, Weihnachtsausstellung, December 1917, no. 105.
Stuttgart, Württembergischer Kunstverein, June - July 1918.